How to Clean Hardscape

How to Clean Hardscape

Whether your business has an impressive, gated entrance with a large water feature and wraparound patio, or a simple parking lot with a path to the front door, remembering to clean the hardscape of your business can be easy to forget. There’s so much emphasis on getting the landscape in order each year — with fresh mulch and new plants — that the walkways, patios, walls and driveways often fall behind. Because it’s permanent, hardscape often falls victim to a “set-it-and-forget-it” mindset. Once you install your hardscape, it doesn’t require as much maintenance,…continue reading →
Why Irrigation is Important for Your Commercial Property

Why Irrigation is Important for Your Commercial Property

Your lawn is a reflection of your property. It should be inviting - like a green carpet you want to take your shoes off and run through on a hot summer’s day.  Irrigation of your commercial property keeps your landscape vibrant year round. Installing a watering system ensures that your lawn is green, healthy and beautiful. Irrigation systems are the most efficient way to acquire the hydration needs without over watering...or watering sidewalks. Deep Watering & Water Conservation Did you know that your property’s turf and landscapes will survive with less frequent, deep watering? The sprinkler…continue reading →
5 Tips for Choosing a Commercial Landscaping Company

5 Tips for Choosing a Commercial Landscaping Company

With all the commercial landscaping companies out there, how do you choose the right one in the Washington, DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia area? Don’t despair, we’ll help you weed through the good, the bad and the ugly so you can find the perfect landscape contractor for your property. Here are 5 tips for choosing a commercial landscaping company that is right for your property. 1. Be sure the contractor offers the services you require A common misconception is that all commercial landscapers offer basically the same services but this is not the…continue reading →
Curb Appeal: Why it Matters for Property Managers and Business Owners

Curb Appeal: Why it Matters for Property Managers and Business Owners

When trying to attract new residents, businesses or customers to your residential apartment complex or shopping center, curb appeal is something that should be top of mind. Many people think of it in regards to residential homes, as in, "oh that house is nice" from the street view. But property managers of commercial properties or apartment complexes should care as well. What is curb appeal? Curb appeal is what potential customers and clients see when they approach your business or complex, or your first impression. The better your curb appeal, the better initial…continue reading →
Establishing a New Lawn or Renovating and Existing One: The big question is Sod vs. Seed?

Establishing a New Lawn or Renovating and Existing One: The big question is Sod vs. Seed?

When planning out your landscape design and more specifically how to best create a lawn that will be lush, healthy and vibrant in all seasons and conditions, there are a few basic things to consider.   When Sod is Best If you're looking for instant gratification, sod is the only way to go. Sod is fully grown grass that comes in a roll or matt with about 1/2" of soil held in place with a mature turf root system. There are usually several varieties of sod available at your local sod farm. You should…continue reading →
Welcome to the Complete Landscaping Service Blog

Welcome to the Complete Landscaping Service Blog

Welcome to Our New Blog Complete Landscaping Service is proud to announce our new blog! As one of the MD, DC and VA regions most respected landscaping firms, our goal is to share our knowledge and expertise about commercial landscaping to help you make your property stand out from the rest. Our blog will share helpful tips, seasonal information, industry trends, news, updates and more. If you want to be in the know, subscribe to our blog and have all this valuable information delivered right to your inbox. Simply click the button below!…continue reading →